Clinical Translation of Epidemiology [CE01]

Course highlights

ECTS

2

Start date

16-10-2017

End date

20-10-2017

Course days

Weekdays (except Wednesday)

Faculty

Prof. Oscar Franco, Prof. Arfan Ikram,

Course fee

€ 870

Location

Erasmus MC, Rotterdam NL

Level

Introductory
Intermediate

Disciplines

  • Epidemiology

Exam date

24-10-2017

Resit date

12-01-2018

Detailed information about this course:

Description

In the course, the principles and practice of clinical epidemiology will be considered and examples from the literature will be worked out and discussed. The aim is to provide the participants with the knowledge to evaluate and judge applied clinical research and data analysis and give a sufficient scientific and methodologic background to actively participate in clinical studies.

Topics are: principles of applied clinical research, diagnostic reasoning, diagnostic and prognostic research, comparative (clinical) experimental study, comparative non experimental study, meta-analysis and evidence based medicine.

Objectives

- Ability to evaluate and judge applied clinical research and data analysis;

Participant profile

For everybody wanting to get the basics in (clinical) epidemiology.

Assessment

Written exam


Reduction on fees

PLEASE NOTE THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE RESEARCH MASTERS (120 ECTS)

50% reduction on our fees for participating institutes of NIHES

This 50% reduction is offered to participants appointed at the departments or sections participating in NIHES.

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam:

  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Psychiatry, Section of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy
  • Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychology
  • Department of Medical Informatics
  • Department of General Practice
  • Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management
  • Generation R

50% reduction on our fees for NIHES affiliated partners

This 50% reduction is offered to participants appointed at the following NIHES affiliated partners:

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam, departments of:

  • Dermatology
  • General Paediatrics
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rehabilitation Medicine

Institute of Medical Education Research Rotterdam (iMERR)

Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital

  • Department of Cancer Epidemiology

25% reduction on our fees for partner institutes of NIHES

For participants appointed at the following departments, institutes:

  • Departments of Erasmus MC (except the departments mentioned above)
  • Addiction Research Institute (IVO)
  • Integraal Kankercentrum Zuid (IKZ)
  • Pallas Health Research and Consultancy
  • Municipal Health Service Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam)
  • Municipal Health Service Rotterdam (GGD Rotterdam)
  • Havenpolikliniek
  • Admiraal De Ruyter Ziekenhuis

25% reduction for all (international) PhD students
Please state your tutor’s name and email address on the application form (remarks field).